Nordquist Family History

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Nordquist Name Meaning

Swedish: ornamental name composed of the elements nord ‘north’ + quist, an old or ornamental spelling of kvist ‘twig’.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Norquist, Tornquist, Oquist, Lindquist, Sundquist, Holmquist, Nyquist

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Nordquist Family Origin

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Nordquist Family Occupations

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  • Farming

    25%
  • Custom Tailor

    13%
  • Farmer

    13%
  • Keeping House

    13%

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In 1880, Farming, Custom Tailor and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Nordquist. A less common occupation for the Nordquist family was Keeping House. The most common Nordquist occupation in the USA was Farming. 25% of Nordquist's were Farmings.

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Nordquist Historical Records

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Nordquist Life Expectancy

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Famous Nordquist Family

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Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)

John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
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Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
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